University of Minnesota scientists develop natural synthetic rubber

27th February 2017 | 0 Comments
 
University of Minnesota scientists develop natural synthetic rubber
The goal is to reduce and/or replace fossil fuel based synthetic rubber in tyres

On 8 February a team of researchers, led by the University of Minnesota, announced that they have invented a new technology to produce automobile tyres from trees and grasses. According to reports, the University of Minnesota’s Office for Technology Commercialization, has applied for a patent on the renewable rubber technology and plans to license the technology to companies interested in commercializing it.

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